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#2855b5 Hex Color Code

#2855b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2855b5 is a shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2855b5 is comprised of 15.69% red, 33.33% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #2855b5 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 64% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#2855b5 linear gradient to complementary #b9dd00

  1. #2855b5
  2. #5d69a3
  3. #7a7f8f
  4. #8f957b
  5. #9fad63
  6. #adc545
  7. #b9dd00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0046a3
  2. #104ba9
  3. #1e50af
  4. #2855b5
  5. #315abb
  6. #3960c1
  7. #4165c8

Tones

  1. #2855b5
  2. #4059a9
  3. #4f5d9e
  4. #5a6192
  5. #636686
  6. #6a6a7b
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#2855b5 to white

  1. #2855b5
  2. #5a6ec2
  3. #7f89ce
  4. #a0a5db
  5. #c0c2e7
  6. #e0e0f3
  7. #ffffff

#2855b5 to black

  1. #2855b5
  2. #274794
  3. #243975
  4. #202c57
  5. #1a1f3b
  6. #121320
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. AMC

    1. ★ Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 0.489 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2310
      #3854ac
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
    2. 60 16 260 / Lazur 140
      #3c54a4
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 10.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Blue Reef B5-B1-3
      #2458c0
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 11.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2132 C
      #0857c3
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. 2131 C
      #365abd
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Cloisonne
      #2e57a9
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Horizon Blue
      #2958ab
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  6. Krylon

    1. Global Blue
      #4352b0
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 10.4%
  7. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 8.8%

Color Blindness Simulation

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#2855b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2855b5 foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #2855b5">…</p>

#2855b5 background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #2855b5">…</p>

#2855b5 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2855b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2643381
Binary
00101000, 01010101, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#2855b5
LRV
≈ 10.3%
Closest short hex
#25b ΔE = 1.001
RGB
rgb(40, 85, 181)
RGBA
rgba(40, 85, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.131, g: 0.278, b: 0.592
RYB
red: 0.157%, yellow: 0.291%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14133835 / 0xff2855b5
HSL
hsl(221, 64%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 64%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (220.851), saturation: 78% (0.779), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 220.851, saturation: 77.901%, perceived brightness: 36.058%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.571, S: 86.506, L: 38.345
Cubehelix
H: -141.161, S: 0.966, L: 0.322
TSL
T: -2.138, S: 0.282, L: 0.323
CMYK
cyan: 78% (0.779), magenta: 53% (0.530), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.843), magenta: 67% (0.667), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 12.461, Y: 10.283, Z: 45.035
xyY
x: 0.184, y: 0.152, Y: 10.283
CIELab
L: 38.345, a: 19.758, b: -55.315
CIELuv
L: 38.345, u: -16.295, v: -80.606
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.345, C: 58.738, H: 289.656
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.345, C: 82.236, H: 258.571
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.067, a: 13.247, b: -60.821
CIECAM02
J: 27.637, C: 59.873, h: 257.550, Q: 103.575, M: 52.358, s: 71.099, H: 309.818
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.535, jaune: -9.918, green: 2.067
LMS
L: 6.235, M: 8.962, S: 44.465
YCbCr
Y: 86.858, Cb: 176.804, Cr: 101.429
YCgCo
Y: 97.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: -25.250
YDbDr
Y: 82.489, Db: 148.218, Dr: 80.817
YPbPr
Y: 82.327, Pb: 53.175, Pr: -26.916
xvYCC
Y: 86.704, Cb: 174.711, Cr: 104.356
YIQ
Y: 82.489, I: -57.648, Q: 20.353
YUV
Y: 82.489, U: 48.478, V: -37.276
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 5.558
Brand Color
Delicious ΔE = 2.723

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